How do you bring a once-proud city back to life? In the last 100 years, New Orleans's natural resources have been sucked out and taken away, and the profit almost entirely taken by outsiders. The jewel of a city that New Orleans once was … [Continue reading] about How New Orleans the “banana republic” may thrive again :: There’s a visionary path ahead from a fading oil-based economy to a burgeoning blue economy
Now and then a data analyst pipes up with a warning about storytelling. It’s a menace, they say. It’s so potent, they say, that it stands to corrupt even data, the twenty-first century’s supposedly immaculate compass.
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What do diaries have to do with smart cities? And who do two women think they're doing trying to reset the agenda for smart cities? Doesn't everyone know that smart cities are about data technology that goes "ping"? “Ping” is the notion … [Continue reading] about Real cities don’t start at “ping” Smart City Diaries has gone on the road to find a new definition for smart cities